The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 170 230 211
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 25 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 0.49% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 14
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1602 2457 2202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.33% 40.92% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 2006 1422
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +33 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 32 (78.05%) IBM
2 30 (73.17%) DB2
3 28 (68.29%) COBOL
4 26 (63.41%) JCL
5 20 (48.78%) Data Analysis
5 20 (48.78%) CICS
5 20 (48.78%) SQL
5 20 (48.78%) Migration
6 14 (34.15%) UML
7 13 (31.71%) Tivoli
8 11 (26.83%) Retail
9 10 (24.39%) IBM Mainframe
10 9 (21.95%) Unix
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle
11 8 (19.51%) Java
12 7 (17.07%) ITIL
12 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
13 6 (14.63%) SaaS
13 6 (14.63%) MVS
14 5 (12.20%) Linux
15 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
15 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
15 4 (9.76%) ArchiMate
15 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
15 4 (9.76%) QA
15 4 (9.76%) SOA
15 4 (9.76%) ETL
15 4 (9.76%) Windows
15 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (48.78%) CICS
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) NAS
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) COBOL Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Analyst Programmer
2 14 (34.15%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 14 (34.15%) COBOL Programmer
2 14 (34.15%) DB2 Programmer
2 14 (34.15%) Programmer
3 12 (29.27%) CICS Analyst
4 11 (26.83%) CICS Programmer
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Mainframe Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 6 (14.63%) Mainframe Programmer
6 6 (14.63%) MVS Programmer
6 6 (14.63%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Designer
8 4 (9.76%) Architect
8 4 (9.76%) Integration Architect
8 4 (9.76%) Lead Architect
8 4 (9.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) AS400
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
2 6 (14.63%) MVS
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows
5 3 (7.32%) zOS
6 2 (4.88%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Data Analysis
1 20 (48.78%) Migration
2 14 (34.15%) UML
3 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) ArchiMate
4 4 (9.76%) ETL
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
4 4 (9.76%) SOA
4 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.88%) CMMI
5 2 (4.88%) Presales
6 1 (2.44%) Data Security
6 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.44%) E-business
6 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.44%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) COBOL
2 26 (63.41%) JCL
3 20 (48.78%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) IBM
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) Ab Initio
3 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.76%) Software AG
3 4 (9.76%) webMethods
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
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